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Great Performances: Now Hear This, Episode 4, Handel: Italian Style
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directed by Harry Lynch, fl. 1997; produced by Harry Lynch, fl. 1997, in Great Performances: Now Hear This, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 53 mins
Handel traveled with the Scarlatti family and learned from the masters of Italian Style. In Rome and central Italy, Scott takes in the art, architecture, fashion, food, wine, light and landscape that shaped Handel for the rest of his life.
directed by Harry Lynch, fl. 1997; produced by Harry Lynch, fl. 1997, in Great Performances: Now Hear This, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2019), 53 mins
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NOVA, Season 42, Episode 4, Colosseum: Roman Death Trap
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directed by Gary Glassman, fl. 1987 and Pascal Cuissot, fl. 1991; produced by Melanie Wallace, fl. 2011, Gary Glassman, fl. 1987 and Kristine Allington, fl. 2011-2016, WGBH Educational Foundation, in NOVA, Season 42, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2015), 53 mins
The Colosseum is a monument to Roman imperial power and cruelty. Its graceful lines and harmonious proportions concealed a highly efficient design and advanced construction methods that made hundreds of arches out of 100,000 tons of stone. In its elliptical arena, tens of thousands of gladiators, slaves, prisoners...
directed by Gary Glassman, fl. 1987 and Pascal Cuissot, fl. 1991; produced by Melanie Wallace, fl. 2011, Gary Glassman, fl. 1987 and Kristine Allington, fl. 2011-2016, WGBH Educational Foundation, in NOVA, Season 42, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2015), 53 mins
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60 Minutes, Saving History
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produced by Sabina Castelfranco, fl. 2004 and David Browning, fl. 1993-2015, Columbia Broadcasting System; interview by Morley Safer, 1931-2016, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2014), 13 mins
OCTOBER 16, 2014 - As the coliseum is restored, the myth of Christians being thrown to the lions is put to rest. Morley Safer reports.
produced by Sabina Castelfranco, fl. 2004 and David Browning, fl. 1993-2015, Columbia Broadcasting System; interview by Morley Safer, 1931-2016, in 60 Minutes (New York, NY: Columbia Broadcasting System, 2014), 13 mins
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CHAPTER NINE: ROME'S AFTERMATH
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written by David Scheffer, 1953-; in All the Missing Souls: A Personal History of the War Crimes Tribunals (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2013, originally published 2013), [227]-[248]
written by David Scheffer, 1953-; in All the Missing Souls: A Personal History of the War Crimes Tribunals (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2013, originally published 2013), [227]-[248]
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East to West, Season 1, Episode 4, The Muslim Renaissance
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directed by Jack MacInnes, fl. 2008; produced by Jack MacInnes, fl. 2008, in East to West, Season 1, Episode 4 (Artarmon, New South Wales: Special Broadcasting Service, 2013), 59 mins
In this episode we reveal how a golden age of invention and scholarship thrived in the Islamic World at a time when Europe lingered in the dark age. We see how Muslim scholars brought together for the first time the ideas of the Greeks and Romans with Persian and Indian mathematics and astronomy, and developed the...
directed by Jack MacInnes, fl. 2008; produced by Jack MacInnes, fl. 2008, in East to West, Season 1, Episode 4 (Artarmon, New South Wales: Special Broadcasting Service, 2013), 59 mins
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Connect
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produced by Evan Clark, fl. 2012, in Connect (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2012), 24 mins
Rome Reborn allows people who are unable to visit the Eternal City themselves, to get a glimpse of history through a hand-held device that gives 3D architectural views of the Roman Forum, among other world famous buildings. Iceland pioneers geothermal energy as a possible clean energy source of the future, and LG...
produced by Evan Clark, fl. 2012, in Connect (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2012), 24 mins
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Divine Women, Episode 2, Handmaids of the Gods
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directed by Emily Davis, fl. 2004; presented by Bettany Hughes, 1968-; produced by Emily Davis, fl. 2004, Open University and BBC Manchester, in Divine Women, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2012), 51 mins
Award winning historian, author and broadcaster Bettany Hughes explores the complex attitudes towards women and religion, from 10,000 BC to the present day. If there was a golden age for women in religion, it certainly isn’t the 21st century. The status of women in religion is currently a contentious subject, fr...
directed by Emily Davis, fl. 2004; presented by Bettany Hughes, 1968-; produced by Emily Davis, fl. 2004, Open University and BBC Manchester, in Divine Women, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2012), 51 mins
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Rome: What Lies Beneath
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directed by Jeff Wilkinson, fl. 2008 and Louise Bray, fl. 1917; produced by Jeff Wilkinson, fl. 2008 and Louise Bray, fl. 1917, Discovery Channel and British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2012), 1 hour 29 mins
The Romans were one of the most intriguing and powerful civilizations to have ever lived. Dr. Sarah Parcak and her team re-harness space-archaeology to discover what the glory of the Roman Empire was really like. With satellite archaeology and high-tech remote-sensing tools at its heart, Rome - What Lies Beneath...
directed by Jeff Wilkinson, fl. 2008 and Louise Bray, fl. 1917; produced by Jeff Wilkinson, fl. 2008 and Louise Bray, fl. 1917, Discovery Channel and British Broadcasting Corporation (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2012), 1 hour 29 mins
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Allen-Johnson Family Papers, 1759-1992
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(Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2010), 19222 page(s)

Joseph Allen (1790-1873), the son of Phineas and Ruth Smith Allen, of Medfield, Massachusetts, graduated from Harvard in 1811. He then studied for the ministry and in l8l6 was called by the town of Northborough to be its third minister. It was a post he held for forty years, until he voluntarily relinquished hi...

(Alexandria, VA: Alexander Street, 2010), 19222 page(s)
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Roman Restaurant Rhythms
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directed by Michael Herzfeld, 1947- (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2011), 39 mins
This delightful and mouth-watering documentary provides a 'backstage,' behind-the-scenes foray into the rhythms of food preparation in four traditional restaurants in Rome. Behind the stately courses of a modern Roman meal -- antipasto, pasta, perhaps a diversion into pizza, then a main course, vegetable specialty...
directed by Michael Herzfeld, 1947- (Berkeley, CA: Berkeley Media, 2011), 39 mins
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